Sprowl Family History

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Sprowl Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Scottish Sproul, found mainly in northern Ireland.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Sprowls, Sprouls, Sproule, Sproull, Sproat, Sprott, Spruell, Strow

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Sprowl Family Origin

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Sprowl Family Occupations

What did your Sprowl ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Sprowl family was Retired Merchant. The most common Sprowl occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 29% of Sprowl's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Labourer and Pensioner-Master were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sprowl.

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  • Coal Miner

    29%
  • Labourer

    29%
  • Pensioner-Master

    14%
  • Retired Merchant

    14%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Sprowl ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Sprowl Historical Records

What Sprowl family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sprowl. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sprowl census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Sprowl. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Sprowl. For the veterans among your Sprowl ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sprowl Life Expectancy

What is the average Sprowl lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Sprowl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Sprowl in 1942 was 41, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sprowl

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sprowl ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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